Saturday, 3 August 2019

Welcome to our Midsummer Collection


Hello welcome to our Midsummer Collection.......

GRETEL

GRETEL
GRETEL

GRETEL
Gretel is one our larger sculpted bear designs with a sculpted face.
She stands at 13" high and is created from vintage mohair and wool.
I  have hand dyed her fur and airbrushed with differing tones.
Gretel has glass eyes with a waxed nose,wired limbs with sculpted paw pads and shoes.
Dressed in a old antique wool felt dress and antique button as a brooch.
Her shoes are sculpted and made from vintage velvet with leather soles.
Gretel wears a removable apron in antique cotton lace and has been collecting 
wild strawberries and daisies these are also vintage.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

ZHENG

ZHENG
Zheng stands 7" high and is created from hand dyed pale blue green mohair.
He wears a antique chinese silk long embroidered jacket in pale blue with dark red piping.
Trimmed with antique button.
This beautiful antique fabric was originally from a 1920's hot water bottle cover.
His friend Zuzu has the other colour in dark peach.
Zheng wears our sculpted shoes in vintage velvet in jade green.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

ZUZU


ZUZU
Zuzu stands 7" high and is created from hand dyed mohair in pale honey.
He wears a chinese silk embroidered short jacket in dark peach with cream piping.
Trimmed with antique button.
His trousers are made from silk taffeta in a lilac grey colour.
Zuzu wears our sculpted shoes in vintage velvet in dark lilac grey.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

INDIGO ROSE

INDIGO ROSE
Indigo Rose is 4.5" high and made from hand dyed mohair in blush pink.
She wears a antique velvet and lace dress with silk ribbon and vintage flower.
Her purple shawl is also silk made from antique textile.
Indigo Rose wears pink satin shoes sculpted and made in our studio.
ONE OFF 1/1



WYATT

WYATT
Wyatt stands at 3.25" created from faded cinnamon mohair.
He wears a old jersey grandad shirt
with antique cotton brown trousers held up with leather belt.
and striped waistcoat.
His shoes are antique velvet and hand stitched with leather soles.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

BECKETT

BECKETT
Beckett stands 3.25" high and is made from hand dyed old cream mohair
He wears a mustard coloured jacket and grey trousers made from vintage fabrics.
Beckett wears our sculpted leather shoes in beige.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

AUBREY
AUBREY
Aubrey stands 3.25" high and is created from antique mohair in ash blonde.
He wears a vintage linen waistcoat with embroidered daisies with wool flannel trousers.
His shoes are sculpted and are made from antique blue velvet.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

MISS PANDY

MISS PANDY
Miss Pandy is 3.5" high and created from cream and hand dyed pale blue mohair.
She wears a vintage embroidery anglais dress with velvet ribbon and vintage flower.
Miss Pandy wears our sculpted shoes in a matching blue vintage velvet.
ONE OFF 
1/1 ADOPTED

END OF SHOW
Should you wish to adopt any of the designs 
please contact me by email or message me on facebook.

info@paulastrethill-smith.com

Thank you for visiting our blog wishing you all a lovely summertime.

Paula & Simon 
xx








Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Midsummer Collection coming soon to our blog.....


Hello 
We have been keeping busy in the studio making some new bears.
We look forward to sharing our latest designs with you in our Midsummer Collection.


Midsummer Collection
Thursday August 1st at 7.30pm here on our blog.

Warmest Wishes 
Paula & Simon 
xx

Friday, 14 June 2019

Welcome to our Summer Collection.....


Welcome to our Summer Collection.....

BEA

BEA

BEA
Bea is 16" high and one of our soft sculpture art doll designs.Bea inspired by our Jack Russell puppy Bee Bee is made from vintage wool mohair.She has sculpted face with airbrushed markings.
Glass eyes with a waxed nose and poseable wired ears.
Bea wears a vintage 70's dress in a bright print with velvet yoke, purple silk sleeves from a 1920's shawl.Her shoes again are sculpted and hand made by Simon in soft velvet.She wears a antique butterfly enamel brooch and carries a boho bag in vintage tooled leather.

One off design 1/1 RESERVED
Commissions taken for other puppies.


BEEKIST

BEEKIST
Beekist is 7.5" high and has a sculpted face created from vintage wool mohair and airbrushed soft honey golds and browns.Beekist has a waxed nose and velvet sculpted paw pads.
He comes in a vintage Beekist honey tin from Canada and a posy of vintage flowers.
One off 1/1 ADOPTED

FISHER

FISHER
Fisher is 4.5" high and is made German mohair in  old gold.He wears a vintage linen sailor suit with marine blue collar.He wears our hand made shoes in vintage velvet which I have hand dyed.
One of our traditional old vintage looking bears with shiny glass eyes.
Limited Edition 1/1 ADOPTED

ZAVIA

ZAVIA
Zavia is 4.5" high and created from hand dyed mohair in dusty lavender.
He wears a jacket created from antique 1930's embroidered textile with antique buttons.
Zavia has hand dyed silk trousers and our handmade and again hand dyed velvet shoes.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

CICELY

CICELY

CICLEY
Cicely is a tiny 3.25"size she is made from hand dyed mohair in a dusty vintage pink.
She wears a antique silk crepe skirt with a antique silk satin jacket with embroidered flowers and butterflies.
She comes with a antique grass basket with embroidered holly hock flowers.
She can fit inside and she can travel safely.
One off 1/1 ADOPTED

MADAME VIOLETTE

MADAME VIOLETTE
Madame Violette is a tiny 3.25" size created from pale lilac mohair.
She wears a vintage lilac and lace dress trimmed with velvet flower and tiny antique silver bead necklace.Madame Violette wears tiny velvet shoes in pale lavender.
She comes in a antique Berdoues perfume box with antique velvet violettes.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

MONTY

MONTY
Monty is 3.25" tiny size made from honey yellow mohair.He wears a antique linen worker jacket.
and worn linen trousers in a mustard gold.
Monty has our hand made velvet shoes in a soft gold brown.
He is based on Monty Don of gardeners world who wears vintage work jackets like this.
He will come with a antique flower pot to which you will need to grow him a seed or a tiny plant.
One Off
1/1 ADOPTED


PETAL

PETAL
Petal is 3.25" tiny size made from antique plush in vintage gold.
She has very old look and would make a lovely partner for a antique doll.
She is adorned with vintage flower petals and velvet leaves.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED


END OF SHOW
Thank you for visiting our latest collection should you wish to adopt
 any of the designs please contact me by email at 
info@paulastrethill-smith.com
or 
 p.strethillsmith@gmail.com

or message me on facebook.

All good wishes 
Paula xx




Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Summer Collection coming soon to our blog....


You are invited to view our latest designs in our summer collection.



Friday 14th June
7.30pm
www.paulastrethill-smith.blogspot.com

We look forward to sharing some new designs with you.
Paula & Simon 
xx


This beautiful antique postcard is a Lawson Wood design.




Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Welcome to our Spring Collection


Spring Collection

Hello welcome to our latest designs now available.....





Miss Lucky Ducky 


 Miss Lucky Ducky


Miss Lucky Ducky

Miss Lucky Ducky is 7.5" high and created from vintage plush in duckling yellow.
I have hand dyed this plush a lovely spring time yellow and aged tinted.
She has a sculpted leather bill and jointed wired wings.
Miss Lucky Ducky wears a vintage red cotton skirt with tiny stars.
Her fine straw Easter bonnet which is removable is trimmed with vintage flowers and ribbon.
She also carries a little basket with vintage spring blooms
Her duck web foot shaped shoes are sculpted in our studio and made with leather.
One off 1/1 ADOPTED

 Fiorello

Fiorello

Fiorello stands 7" high and created from mohair in old gold.I have further aged and tinted his fur.
Dressed in a silk jacket made from antique textile of Chinese silk with exquisite floral embroidery.
His trousers are from hand dyed silk satin to match his jacket.
Fiorello wears our antique velvet shoes also hand dyed which are made by ourselves in our studio and hand stitched with leather soles.He carries a small bouquet of vintage flowers.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED


 Miss Sakura


 Miss Sakura

Miss Sakura named after Japanese cherry blossom trees stands 4" high and is a new pattern.
She is created from hand dyed blossom pink mohair. 
She is dressed in antique silk crepe skirt with net petticoat and hand embroidered flowers.
Miss Sakura has our hand made vintage leather shoes in off white.
Tiny vintage flower blossom headpiece.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

 Miss Lark

Miss Lark
Miss Lark stands 3.5" tall and is created from hand dyed mohair in a robins egg blue.
She is dressed in hand dyed antique silk crepe with a net petticoat.
She has our hand made slippers in soft blue velvet.
Tiny Vintage flower blossoms as a head piece.
Miss Lark holds a tiny vintage marcasite bird on her paw.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

 Belle

Belle
Belle stands 3.5" created from hand dyed pale pink mohair.
Tinted silk plush lined ears which are wired.
Belle is dressed in antique silk crepe skirt in a bluebell blue with tiny hand embroidered flowers.
Tiny vintage flower blossoms as a head piece.
Her wool felt slippers are handmade with leather soles.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

Happy Bunny

Happy Bunny
Happy Bunny stands 3.5"created from hand dyed and tinted mohair. 
He has antique glass eyes which adds to his funny bunny appearance!
Silk lined wired ears which can be posed.
He wears pale blue trousers,jersey top and braces.
He has our handmade shoes from vintage leather shoes in dark brown.
Happy Bunny is carrying a easter egg filled with tiny vintage flowers.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

Magdalena

Magdalena

Magdalena stands at 3"high created from hand dyed mohair in robins egg blue and is a new pattern.
She wears antique lace cotton embroidered skirt with silk ribbon and antique religious cross.
Magdalena has our hand made slippers in vintage off white leather.
Tiny vintage flower blossoms as a hair piece.
She comes inside a vintage German easter egg which I have painted and decorated with vintage flowers.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

END 

Wishing you all a very Happy Easter 
Paula & Simon
xx
Thanks you for visiting our blog show should you wish to adopt any of the designs.
Contact me at
info@paulastrethill-smith.com
or message me on facebook.